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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.3 code 2520


  • Tabulation Category: D - Manufacturing
  • Division: 25 - Manufacture of rubber and plastics products
  • Group: 252 - Manufacture of plastics products
  • Class: 2520 - Manufacture of plastics products

Explanatory note

This class includes manufacture of plastics products such as plates, sheets, film, foil and strip; tubes, pipes and hoses; hose and pipe fittings; self-adhesive plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip and other flat shapes; plastics floor, wall or ceiling coverings in rolls or in the form of tiles; or other primary plastics products.
Manufacture of plastics articles: sanitary ware including baths, shower-baths, wash basins, lavatory pans, flushing cisterns, etc.; articles for the packing of goods such as bags, sacks, boxes, cases, carboys, bottles, etc.; tableware, kitchenware and toilet articles; builders' ware including doors, windows and their frames, shutters, blinds; and other articles such as headgear, insulating fittings, parts of lamps and lighting fittings, office or school supplies, articles of apparel, fittings for furniture, coachwork and the like, statuettes and other ornamental articles.

Exclusions: Manufacture of footwear is classified in class 1920.
Manufacture of plaits or wickerwork is classified in class 2029 (Manufacture of other products of wood; manufacture of articles of cork, straw and plaiting materials).
Manufacture of plastics in primary forms is classified in class 2413.
Manufacture of medical, dental and surgical appliances is classified in class 3311 (Manufacture of medical and surgical equipment and orthopaedic appliances).
Manufacture of scientific instruments is classified in class 3312 (Manufacture of instruments and appliances for measuring, checking, testing, navigating and other purposes, except industrial process control equipment).
Manufacture of uncovered cellular plastics mattresses is classified in class 3610 (Manufacture of furniture).
Manufacture of sports requisites is classified in class 3693 (Manufacture of sports goods).
Manufacture of games and toys is classified in class 3694.
Manufacture of linoleum and hard surface floor coverings is classified in class 3699 (Other manufacturing n.e.c.).

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